An Extended Family Gathers Near Siva as He Prepares Puja

Person sitting on the floor with Puja supplies and other villagers around him

Photo of  Gurudeva
There is no intrinsic evil. God Siva has created the principle of opposites, which are the means for the soul's maturation--beauty and deformity, light and darkness, love and hate, joy and sorrow.
—Gurudeva